my new year

TODAY begins my new year celebration, so to speak.  Today is my birthday and I’ll happily tell you that I’m 35.  THIRTY FIVE!  Wow.  When I was in my 20s,

a thousand or two words

I haven’t posted any pictures in ages, though I’ve been taking thousands.  And I still have to post about my incredible Michelin Star restaurant/Spain experience… Sigh. And there was Thanksgiving

gobble gobble

I think I miss my blog.  I just realized it’s been going for about 10 years now – though I’ve removed or drafted most of the older posts.  I regret


I still have lots to post from our Spain/Holland trip, and pictures… but in the meantime (while I finish uploading and editing photos) – FARMERS MARKETS! SEATTLE! UTOPIA! I thought,

emerald city

  27.09.2010   Nikki   Blog, Seattle   No comments

I’ve found my home.  I love Seattle only second to my favorite European cities – Amsterdam, Prague, Lisbon.  But since living in Europe isn’t feasible right now, Seattle is, by


  17.09.2010   Nikki   Food and Drink, Seattle   1 Comment

A friend of mine sent me this article last week: Do you have the balls to really change the food system? There are parts of it where I could see